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Pau Pyrénées Airport

  • PAX: 634,000

About The Airport

Pau, the Capital city of Pyrenees-Atlantique, is home of numerous World Leader Corporations in Aeronautics, Petrochem & Agri-Food markets. The catchment is one of the most affluent in the South-West of France and host 1,000,000 habitants, among which 338,000 are in the "Pau-Tarbes" metropolis zone. On the leisure side, Pau-Pyrenees is the preferred access to the Pyrenees, Bearn and Gascony regions.


Access a lucrative market

  • Average O&D Yield = € 0.18 per Pax/km

... with limited competition

  • Leakage to airport >1h = 280,000 pax per annum
  • 21% of the traffic is connecting to destination (eq. 130,000 pax)
  • AF Group = 95% of offered seats
    with extensive potential to key destination
  • Domestic: Paris, Lyon, Marseille, Strasbourg, Lille, Corsica...
  • International: London, Uk province, Amsterdam, Madrid, Brussels, Lisbon/Porto, Milan, Barcelona...


  • 1,000,000 inhabitants / 338,000 in Pau's zone
  • Highest avg. net income / € 22,723 per capita
  • Strong employment sector / 8.2% unemployment


  • 6 World Leaders: Total, Turbomeca, Alstom, Euralis, Messier-Dowty, Michaud
  • 32,500 high-income jobs
  • 100s of med size companies in major sectors